Capacity building for flood management in developing countries under climate change
Climate change will bring new flood threats, especially in developing countries. In addition, the contexts surrounding flood management have been shifting globally. If developing countries are to address serious flood risks caused by insufficient infrastructure and lack of legislation and enforcement programs, they must improve institutional, organizational, and individual capacities for flood management systems. The research for this dissertation explored how to alleviate flood damage and achieve sound economic growth in developing countries in the context of a global paradigm shift in flood ...